Our liberal arts approach allows students to study across disciplines and encourages critical, creative thinking. 

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Undergraduate Programs

AUC’s rigorous undergraduate program and high-quality liberal arts education equip students with the knowledge and skills to compete in a rapidly changing world. As a student at AUC, you may choose from 37 undergraduate programs

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Students Experience the Real World of L’Oreal

Graduate Programs

AUC admits outstanding graduate students, who demonstrate the ability to do creative and original work. AUC offers 44 master degree and two PhD programs, in addition to various graduate diplomas.

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You have a broad range of options when pursuing your AUC degree. Explore more than 35 undergraduate majors across a variety of disciplines.

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Further enrich your studies with a minor. Choose from over 40 minors to supplement your major program.  

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Academic Calendar

Don't miss dates of dropping and adding courses, registration dates, official holidays, and more.

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Academic Catalog

Your gateway to AUC programs, admissions deadlines and AUC leadership

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Faculty Acclaim

Distinguished faculty of scholars and researchers impacting the world

Nagla Rizk, Excellence in Research and Creative Endeavors Award

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Ezzeldin Sayed-Ahmed, Excellence in Teaching Award

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Maki Habib

Maki Habib, Excellence in Academic Service Award

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Learning Arabic

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Center for Arabic Study Abroad (CASA)

Established in 1967, the Center for Arabic Study Abroad (CASA) provides intensive advanced Arabic language training at The American University in Cairo (AUC). Since its inception, CASA has trained more than 1,500 upper level undergraduates, graduates and professors.

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Center for Advanced Arabic Study in Cairo (CASSIC)

The Center for Advanced Arabic Study in Cairo (CAASIC) hosts the Center for Arabic Study Abroad (CASA). CAASIC also offers a customized CASA program for advanced students from other nationalities.

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Outgoing Students

AUC is committed to international education through various programs that help its students to become active leaders and conscientious members of an increasingly global society.

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International Programs

AUC offers students a wide variety of study-abroad opportunities. International study is an enriching experience that is valuable for students’ personal growth and career prospects.

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AUC enjoys 170 partnership agreements that demonstrate the high quality of AUC’s academic activities.

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Teaching and Learning Technologies

AUC's Teaching and Learning Technologies is committed to supporting the instructional and research needs of the AUC community, facilitating the transformation of information to knowledge by providing personalized services and a robust online environment.

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The University Registrar is dedicated to the principles of service, applying administrative and academic policies and procedures.

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Schedule of Classes

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